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The October 2020 Auction: Part 4

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Auction Ends: 10/22/2020 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #156. Louis Jadot (Domaine des Héritiers Louis Jadot) Corton-Charlemagne 2009

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Score: 96 WA.
"Another vibrant, precise wine from this often misunderstood vintage, the 2009 Corton-Charlemagne boasts stunning precision and class from start to finish. Citrus, pears, white flowers and crushed rocks are some of the many nuances that vibrate on the bright, crystalline finish. In this tasting, the 2009 Corton tastes like it has barely budged over the last year. Once again, I tasted with Jacques Lardiere and Frederic Barnier during a marathon session that lasted several hours. Lardiere has been on a whirlwind tour celebrating his last year at Jadot before his long-announced retirement, but I will believe he is stepping down when I see it. Lifers like Lardiere simply don’t retire." eRobertParker.com #202, Aug 2012
Provenance: The Foxy Cellar
Notes: Nicked label.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $110

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